Sep 23, 2010 5:00am EDT
that could wrap around the superdome twice according to the bakers. guinness officials are expected to verify soon whether the cake qualifies as the world's largest king cake. >>> now for a look at the national weather we turn to nbc meteorologist bill karins with the weather channel forecast. good morning, bill. >> good morning. did you get to check out the harvest moon last night? >> i didn't get a chance. >> you missed it. it was absolutely incredible. a lot around the country got to see it. when it rose last night and the sun was setting, moon was rising it looked so huge on the horizon they call it one of the biggest harvest moons we've ever had. as far as today we have a couple different weather stories. equally as hot in the southeast and very wet in the northern plains. yesterday was 95 in d.c. this was middle of the summer type area, areas of tenet healthcare and memphis easily into the mid to upper 90s. alabama, mississippi, this looks like the middle of the summer. we can't cool things off finally but eventually it will happen. it's a very warm morning from kansas city to atlanta.
Sep 12, 2010 11:00am EDT
the current mark. guinness still has to verify that record. >> at the x office requests resident evil" appears headed tore nom one. deadline hollywood says the 3d thriller will real in about $28 million over a slow weekend at the theater. >> he looks -- >> that's the 202 box office hit "my big fat greek wedding" tops the cnbc list of the most profitable movies of all time. the comedy earned $369 million. its return on the investment, mo than 6,000%. >>> topping the sic chart, the catalyst leads bill board's rock category. check it out. ♪ >> from there to katy perry and what else would you expect om her? her "teenage" dream takes the spot. those are your nber ones on "msnbc sunday." ♪ this is real so take a chance ♪ >>> it's "msnbc sunday." i'm alex witt. here are your fast five headlines. a senior iranian prosecutor says american sair ha shourd will be free to leave the country if she can make the half million dollars bail. her attorney is working on arrangements to make bail and hopes shourd will be freed in two to three days. >>> in san bruno, california, the death toll from the explos
Sep 17, 2010 12:00pm EDT
cans. >>> here's a bizarre record held by a plan in turkey. the guinness world record for the biggest nose. how long is it? his nose measures -- 3.46 inches. i bet he smells very well. >>> political analysts see the november midterm elections as key opportunity for republicans to make huge gains, but are democrats eyeing the republican split as a way to gain back ground? we'll ask a former virginia governor, doug wilder. >>> and other reasons to swoon over pris william. he's flying high today. >>> be right back. after using rogaine for a while, i went to my stylist and she said hair was growing back... i was like, yes, this works... [ male announcer ] only rogaine is proven to regrow hair in 85% of guys. puhh puhh puhh putt and that's it. [ male announcer ] stop losing. start gaining. puhh puhh puhh putt and that's it. words alone aren't enough. our job is to listen and find ways to help workers who lost their jobs to the spill. i'm iris cross. we'll keep restoring the jobs, tourist beaches, and businesses impacted by the spill. we've paid over $400 million in claims and set up a $20